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Exclusive: Game Insight crafting Cloud Raiders for Windows Phone and Windows 8

Exclusive: Game Insight crafting Cloud Raiders for Windows Phone and Windows 8

We’ve just reviewed Airport City, the latest Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 release from international publisher Game Insight. Observant readers will notice a pattern with Game Insight’s mobile Windows releases: three out of their four games are pure city builders. The fourth game Rule the Kingdom is sort of a city builder/RPG hybrid. Clearly city building is Game Insight’s specialty –...

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Microsoft Launches Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview - prepares IT professionals for launch day

Microsoft Launches Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview - prepares IT professionals for launch day

Users have been enjoying Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 Consumer Preview over the last few weeks and now enterprise users get their turn. Today Microsoft announced availability for their Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview. The new enterprise build adds premium features to the platform that improve mobility, security, management, and virtualization. Added Enterprise Features Windows to Go...

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Internet Explorer 11 Developer Preview available for Windows 7 with new features and improvements

Internet Explorer 11 Developer Preview available for Windows 7 with new features and improvements

Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 Consumer Preview introduced their latest version of the Trident based web browser, Internet Explorer 11. Today the company has released the developer preview of IE11 for those still on Windows 7. Internet Explorer 11 promises to bring improved performance, faster page load times, new standards support for next generation sites, and a completely redesigned “F12”...

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Microsoft wants you to hunt down security flaws in Windows 8.1 - offers up to $100,000 per bug

Microsoft wants you to hunt down security flaws in Windows 8.1 - offers up to $100,000 per bug

Microsoft’s security division has been fighting back hackers and botnets for years and now they want you to help out. The company is offering a variety of bounties for finding bugs and security flaws in a variety of software. Windows 8.1 is the first on a list of bounty programs to launch on June 26th. Microsoft will pay up $100,000 USD to hackers who can showcase “truly novel...

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The Lumia 925 – Hands on with Nokia's new flagship in video and photos

The Lumia 925 – Hands on with Nokia's new flagship in video and photos

We’re still here in London, playing around with the recently announced Nokia Lumia 925. We’re talking to Nokia about the device and learning all sorts of bits of information, which we’ll share later today. For now, you can feast your eyes on our hands on video and some high quality shots. For those of you who dismissing this as just another 920, we’d suggest you reconsider. The phone...

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Nokia Lumia 928 – Unboxing and first impressions of Verizon’s upcoming Windows Phone

Nokia Lumia 928 – Unboxing and first impressions of Verizon’s upcoming Windows Phone

We told you earlier that we’d do an unboxing and give you our first impressions of Verizon’s new flagship Lumia, the 928. The device is due any day now on the carrier for $99 on contract and while it’s not the sexiest Lumia we’ve handled, as Han Solo once quipped: she has it where it counts, kid. The Lumia 928 features a stunning 4.5” AMOLED display, the same highend PureView camera as...

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Instagraph: Unofficial Instagram app destined for Windows Phone 8 and here’s how it works

Instagraph: Unofficial Instagram app destined for Windows Phone 8 and here’s how it works

Last night we cruelly teased about a potential way for Windows Phone 8 users to post to Instagram right from their devices. To be honest, we did that because it was just too late (too dark) to shoot video and yes, it was a good warm-up. The good news is no, it is most definitely not a (late) April’s Fools’ joke. It’s 100% legitimate and yes, it will be submitted to the Windows Phone...

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Amiga inspired Windows Phone Game, Atoms - quick preview with developer Ross Gouldthorpe

Amiga inspired Windows Phone Game, Atoms - quick preview with developer Ross Gouldthorpe

Whilst at the Windows Phone Dev Day in Bournemouth we got a chance to meet Ross Gouldthorpe, who has been developing for Windows Phone for two years. Ross was kind enough to give us a walkthrough of his upcoming Windows phone game, Atoms. The game is also currently in development for the Xbox 360 and has a Nintendo DS homebrew counterpart. The game Atoms has roots as an old Amiga game...

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